Department of Defense Education Activity Substitute Teacher/AVID Tutor in Agana, Guam
Department of Defense Education Activity
Many vacancies in the following locations:
- Agana, GU
- Okinawa Island, Japan
- South Korea
Work Schedule is Intermittent - Intermittent
Opened Tuesday 5/31/2016 (147 day(s) ago)
** Closes Tuesday 5/30/2017 (217 day(s) away)
For additional information about DoDEA visit our web page at www.dodea.edu.
* Salary for Guam District Substitute Teachers:*
* $10.25 per hour*
* $15.25 per hour (long term substitute)*
Our mission is to provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares the children of our dedicated U.S. Military members for success in a dynamic, global environment.
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) operates as a field activity of the Office of the Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness). DoDEA's schools are divided into 3 geographic areas: Europe, the Pacific, and the Americas. Each area is currently managed by an area director. Within each of these three areas, schools are organized into districts headed by superintendents. DoDEA is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating, and managing prekindergarten through 12th grade educational programs on behalf of the Department of Defense (DoD). DoDEA is globally positioned, operating 172 accredited schools in 14 districts located in 11 foreign countries, 7 states, Guam, and Puerto Rico. DoDEA employs approximately 15,000 employees who serve more than 74,000 children of active duty military and DoD civilian families. DoDEA is committed to ensuring that all school-aged children of military families are provided a world-class education that prepares them for postsecondary education and/or career success and to be leading contributors in their communities as well as in our 21st century globalized society.
DoDEA operates as a field activity of the Office of the Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness). It is headed by a director who oversees all agency functions from DoDEA headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia. DoDEA's schools are divided into 3 geographic areas: Europe, the Pacific, and the Americas. Each area is managed by an area director. Within each of these three areas, schools are organized into districts headed by superintendents.
THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WILL BE USED TO FILL SUBSTITUTE TEACHER POSITIONS THROUGHOUT DODEA PACIFIC
NOTE: Applicants seeking employment as a Substitute Teacher with the Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific must complete a questionnaire for background investigations. Questionnaires must be completed electronically using the Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing System (e-QIP). Applicants can only access the e-QIP system if they are selected as a Substitute Teacher and have been invited by an appropriate official at their sponsoring agency.
Substitute teachers present instruction in accordance with an established lesson plan and curriculum to students in a classroom environment. AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) Tutors are advocates and role models for the students, responsible for reporting student progress to the teacher. They tutor students individually or in small groups, review the students notes, entertain questions and discussions, determine the concepts which need to be reviewed, work with students in any phase of the writing process, and correct students work.
- Not Required
- You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this position
- Male applicants must meet the selective service requirements
- A background/suitability investigation/determination is required.
DoDDS employs the best qualified professional staff to implement its program of learning.
Best qualified candidates are defined as:
Applicants who possess a baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited by a regional accrediting association which includes 18 semester hours of course work in the field of professional teacher education;
Applicants who possess a baccalaureate degree in any major;
Highly Qualified candidates are defined as:
- Applicants who possess an associate degree or has completed 60 semester hours;
If necessary, selection may be made based on minimum qualification requirement. The minimum qualification is a high school diploma or graduate equivalency diploma (GED).
Applicants seeking employment as a Substitute Teacher with the Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific must complete a questionnaire for background investigations. Questionnaires must be completed electronically using the Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing System (E-QIP). Applicants can only access the E-QIP system if they have been invited by an appropriate official at their sponsoring agency. To request access to EQIP, please complete the Electronic Applicant Request for EQIP Access form located in the DoDEA Pacific Substitute Packet. After completing the form, please print and sign, and include with your substitute applicant packet.
What To Expect Next
After a review of your complete application, a Human Resources Representative will contact you with the status of your application.
Substitute Teachers/AVID Tutor are not eligible for life insurance and retirement benefits and do not earn leave. However, they may be eligible for health insurance if they are expected to work 130 hours per month or more, for at least 90 days. For more information select the following link: http://www.opm.gov/healthcare-insurance/healthcare.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Payment of travel and transportation expenses, LQA, and PA are not authorized.
NOTE: Applicants must be living within the local commuting area of the location/school they indicated interest in; or be on PCS orders to the respective location.
Citizenship/Ordinarily Resident Status: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are not considered Ordinarily Resident under the applicable Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA). An ordinarily resident is anyone who has lived in the host country longer than the allowed number of days without being a member of the forces assigned, civilian component or a family member of either the aforementioned or who has obtained a work permit for any duration. Ordinarily Resident restrictions apply and vary depending on the host nation.
Dual citizens will not be appointed to positions within the country in which they hold dual citizenship. Citizenship eligibility will be verified prior to appointment.
Substitute teachers/AVID tutors work only when actually needed, and have no guaranteed tour of duty.
Substitute teachers may work no more than 90 consecutive days in a continuing full-time or part-time position with a prescheduled tour of duty.
Federal employees must participate in Direct Deposit/Electronic Fund Transfer in accordance with DOD Regulation 7000.14R.
Salary Range: $52.75 to $105.50 / Per Day
Series & Grade: TP-1701-00/00
Supervisory Status: No
Who May Apply: United States Citizens
Control Number: 440337800
Job Announcement Number: 16-008-GU-SW-1716804